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Glory to Railway Workers, Heroes of Socialist Labor

A work made of stencil.

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  • A work made of stencil.

Date:

August 4, 1945

Artist:

Viktor Pavlovich Sokolov
(Born Moscow, 1923; died Moscow, 1980)
Inna Mikhailovna Levidova
(Born St. Petersburg, 1916; died 1988)

About this artwork

Status

Currently Off View

Department

Prints and Drawings

Artist

Viktor P. Sokolov

Title

Glory to Railway Workers, Heroes of Socialist Labor

Origin

Russia

Date

1945

Medium

Stencil

Inscriptions

In silent and anxious nights, In a blizzard, under the whistling of bombs, The engine-driver led His train to the war. The proud star is a deserved Award to the hero for his labor. His long journey ends With a new triumphant record.

Dimensions

1460 × 1167 mm

Credit Line

Gift of the USSR Society for Cultural Relations with Foreign Countries

Reference Number

2010.168

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